Elizabeth Steadman Meador

Elizabeth “Beth” Steadman Meador died on January 11, 2022.

Beth was the daughter of the late Nannie Beth Caperton and Robert Garland Steadman. She was born in Poplarville, MS in 1926 and moved to Hattiesburg, MS at the age of 2. She graduated from Hattiesburg High School in 1943 and Mississippi Southern College (USM) in 1947.

Beth was a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church.

She is survived by a brother, James Webb Steadman of Gautier, MS, 2 daughters, Nancy Meador Farrar (Pitt) of Clinton, MS, and Dean Meador Smith (Eddie) of Hattiesburg, MS; 5 grandchildren Dean Farrar (April) of Madison, MS, Clint Farrar (Katy) of Madison, MS, Elizabeth Lambert Clark (Andy) of Madison, MS, Emily Lambert Harden (Ted) of Hattiesburg, MS, and Erin Lambert Dornan (Patrick) of Hattiesburg, MS, and 9 great grandchildren: Lily Kate Farrar, Price Farrar, Anderson Farrar, Baker Farrar, Lottie Farrar, Emily Garner, Laney Harden, Teddi Harden, Beth Claire Dornan, and Paul Dornan.

A memorial graveside service was held Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Roseland Cemetery in Hattiesburg, MS with immediate family attending.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of choice.